California Pizza Kitchen Location Opens in Guam
Los Angeles--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. (CPK) (NASDAQ: CPKI), home of the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas, creative salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts, opened a full-service location in Guam today. The new restaurant, another opened by CPK franchise partner WDI Corporation, is located in the heart of Tumon Bay, a popular tourist destination.
The new CPK restaurant seats approximately 196 people and is located at the Holiday Resort & Spa Guam. Easily accessible from Pale San Vitores Road, the new 5,000 square foot restaurant is tastefully decorated with warm colors and rich textures. The restaurant will open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Guests can dine-in or place a take-out order by calling (671) 647-4888.
The open-exhibition kitchen takes center stage where guests can watch as all of California Pizza Kitchen's innovative dishes are prepared. The menu features a wide variety of innovative items including everything from the Avocado Club Eggrolls and Thai Chicken Pizza to Kung Pao Spaghetti and the popular BBQ Chicken Chopped Salad. A special menu is also available for children 12 and under.
Using only the highest quality fresh produce and U.S. imported ingredients prepared daily, all California Pizza Kitchen pizzas are hearth-baked in an open-flame pizza oven.
California Pizza Kitchen, Inc., founded in 1985, is a leading casual dining chain featuring an imaginative line of hearth-baked pizzas, including the original BBQ Chicken Pizza, and a broad selection of distinctive pastas, salads, appetizers, soups, sandwiches and desserts. Of the chain's 246 restaurants, 204 are company-owned and 42 operate under franchise or license agreements. There are currently 25 restaurants located internationally in China, Japan, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Mexico, South Korea, Guam and Indonesia. There are 25 CPK ASAP locations, 9 of which are company-owned and 16 are franchised. CPK premium pizzas are also available to sports and entertainment fans at three Southern California venues including Dodgers Stadium, Angel Stadium of Anaheim and STAPLES Center. Also included in the company's portfolio of concepts is LA Food Show Grill & Bar, which has one location in Manhattan Beach, California and a second location currently under construction in Beverly Hills, California. The company also has a licensing arrangement with Kraft Pizza Company, which manufactures and distributes a line of California Pizza Kitchen premium frozen pizzas. Children who dine at California Pizza Kitchen choose from an extensive menu, recently named "The Best Kids Menu in America" by Restaurant Hospitality Magazine.